Care of Elderly People

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered at on 14 March 2003.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Shona Robison Shona Robison Scottish National Party

Question S1W-34279

To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will respond to comments by Steve McCabe, MP for Birmingham Hall Green, referring to free personal care as "the failed 'free' care policy pursued in Scotland"

Photo of Frank McAveety Frank McAveety Labour

Free personal care has been in place since 1 July 2002.

The evidence is that implementation is progressing well and the Executive would regard the policy as a success.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.